Accountant 4, Accounting Job

Req ID: 36188

Western Digital

We deliver the possibilities of data.  YOU define what's possible.

Reporting to the Revenue Accounting Senior Manager, the individual will be responsible for key global revenue processes for month end and quarter end, including worldwide product revenue reporting and executing central global revenue recognition and reserve processes.  This individual is also responsible for analysis and documentation of complex revenue transactions.



  • Analyze and record key revenue reserves (return reserves, qualification revenue deferral, program reserves etc.)
  • Record revenue related journal entries and account reconciliations
  • Prepare and analyze monthly and quarterly revenue financial reporting packages
  • Perform monthly and quarterly revenue close process
  • Research and support revenue related requests and queries from the business units
  • Prepare reports for Legal requests, SEC reporting, Tax reporting, and to external auditors
  • Design and implement system (ERP or sub modules) changes



  • Minimum 5 years of experience in accounting and revenue in high tech or similar industry, experience with revenue transactions with distributors and within semiconductor industry a plus
  • Bachelor’s Degree in accounting or finance, CPA or MBA preferred
  • Strong knowledge of GAAP, SEC regulations
  • Advanced Excel skills
  • Proficient in Business Objects / Business Intelligence preferred
  • SAP and Oracle experience (ERP implementation)

The ideal individual must have proven ability to achieve results in a fast moving, dynamic environment, excellent written and verbal communication skill and must have demonstrated ability to work effectively with cross-functional teams throughout the organization at different levels.  The individual must be detail-oriented, well-organized, reliable and flexible.    The individual needs to be a self-starter with fast learning skills and be able to work with minimal supervision.  The ability to prioritize workload and provide quality work under strict deadlines is a must.

At the forefront of flash memory storage, industry-leading SanDisk-branded integrated and embedded solutions deliver the possibilities of data for data centers and mobile devices, enabling fast and reliable data access.  SanDisk, WD, HGST and G-Technology brands position Western Digital as the world’s largest data storage company and flash memory leader.

Western Digital is an equal opportunity employer. We are committed to providing equal employment opportunity for all applicants and employees. Western Digital does not unlawfully discriminate and complies with the laws and regulations set forth in the following EEO Is The Law poster: Equal Employment Opportunity Is The Law.

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Posting Notes: United States (US)  || Finance ||Experienced ||Milpitas, CA ||[[custInternType]] ||.||

Full time
Milpitas, California 95035, US